Equity and Grading During COVID-19 was built to help you learn how grading during these times rewards privilege and negatively impacts students who are most vulnerable. If you need to learn ways that you can make adjustments to your current grading policies with an equity lens, this is the course for you.
- Learn at your own pace. There are a total of 9 lessons. We start with the origins of education in the US and address how traditional grading practices continue to be bias.
- Making the case to resist the urge to grade during COVID-19. We provide multiple examples as to why grading is inadequate, inaccurate, and inequitable during a pandemic.
- Resources. Multiple resources are available in the course for further study on grading and equity.
- Certificate of Completion. After completing the course, you can print out your certificate from the Leading Equity Center.